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Mpumalanga woman regrets ARVs ‘break’

February 7, 2019
OurHealth  

Tired of swallowing medicine every single day for close on 10 years, Ntombifuthi Radebe (32) was misled by her treatment buddy who encouraged her to ditch the pills and forget about the arduous habit.

Lesson from Mabele’s death: Keep taking your ARVs

July 25, 2017
HIV Treatment  

Iconic AIDS activist Prudence Mabele, who died two weeks ago, had either stopped taking her antiretroviral treatment or she had become immune to it.

ADVANCE HIV study set to save SA billions

A new HIV drug combination could save SA billions of rands – plus it would be easier and safer for patients to take.

Shortages of ARVs ‘a disaster’, warns prof

August 4, 2015
HIV - Antiretrovirals (ARVs)  

Stock-outs of antiretroviral medicines have continued to plague health facilities, mainly as a result of a global shortage of certain active ingredients.